The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 783 727 754
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +27
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 91 131 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 86
Average salary £42,500 £40,600 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.67% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,900 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -24.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87694 80306 85531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.41% 78.64% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71414 66712 73612
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £46,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 50 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Midlands -33 19 £39,500 +3.94% 1
North West +4 8 £39,500 +12.85% 3
South East -33 8 £45,000 -14.28% 2
West Midlands +3 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East of England -9 1 £77,500 +115.27% 2
Yorkshire -40 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
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UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 91 (52.60%) SQL
2 88 (50.87%) HTML
3 85 (49.13%) .NET
4 84 (48.55%) CSS
5 71 (41.04%) ASP.NET
5 71 (41.04%) C#
6 67 (38.73%) SQL Server
7 60 (34.68%) Ajax
8 58 (33.53%) RESTful
8 58 (33.53%) HTML5
9 57 (32.95%) Java
10 55 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (31.21%) MVC
12 53 (30.64%) CSS3
13 52 (30.06%) jQuery
14 50 (28.90%) Scrum
15 49 (28.32%) Microsoft
16 46 (26.59%) XML
16 46 (26.59%) Finance
16 46 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (24.28%) Information Security
18 41 (23.70%) XHTML
19 40 (23.12%) Web Accessibility
20 38 (21.97%) XSLT
21 37 (21.39%) E-Commerce
21 37 (21.39%) Penetration Testing
21 37 (21.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
22 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
23 31 (17.92%) UML
23 31 (17.92%) CISSP

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.20%) IIS
2 8 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.05%) CMS
3 7 (4.05%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.31%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.16%) Immediacy CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.16%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (9.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) SaaS
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.45%) Internet
2 15 (8.67%) HTTP
3 12 (6.94%) LAN
3 12 (6.94%) WAN
3 12 (6.94%) Firewall
4 11 (6.36%) Wireshark
5 8 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (4.05%) SSL
6 7 (4.05%) VPN
7 6 (3.47%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.47%) Network Security
8 4 (2.31%) Wireless
9 3 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.73%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.16%) VoIP
10 2 (1.16%) WLAN
11 1 (0.58%) FTP
11 1 (0.58%) DNS
11 1 (0.58%) LDAP
11 1 (0.58%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (38.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.87%) MySQL
3 10 (5.78%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.73%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.58%) DB2
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Selenium
2 24 (13.87%) Metasploit
2 24 (13.87%) Visual Studio
3 23 (13.29%) NUnit
4 17 (9.83%) Subversion
5 16 (9.25%) JIRA
6 15 (8.67%) Eclipse
7 11 (6.36%) AppScan
7 11 (6.36%) Jenkins
8 9 (5.20%) PHPUnit
8 9 (5.20%) Maven
9 8 (4.62%) JUnit
10 7 (4.05%) Ant
10 7 (4.05%) MSTest
10 7 (4.05%) Git (software)
10 7 (4.05%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (3.47%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.31%) WebDriver
14 3 (1.73%) Hudson
General
1 46 (26.59%) Finance
2 25 (14.45%) Retail
2 25 (14.45%) Marketing
3 13 (7.51%) Advertising
4 7 (4.05%) Back Office
5 6 (3.47%) Billing
5 6 (3.47%) Games
6 5 (2.89%) Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.16%) Electronics
9 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Publishing
10 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (45.09%) Developer
2 40 (23.12%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (12.14%) C# Developer
4 21 (12.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (10.98%) Tester
6 17 (9.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (9.25%) Senior Developer
8 14 (8.09%) Analyst
8 14 (8.09%) Penetration Tester
9 13 (7.51%) Security Specialist
10 12 (6.94%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.94%) Consultant
11 11 (6.36%) Web Developer
11 11 (6.36%) Security Consultant
12 10 (5.78%) Software Developer
13 8 (4.62%) QA Engineer
13 8 (4.62%) Java Web Developer
13 8 (4.62%) Information Security Specialist
13 8 (4.62%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (50.87%) HTML
2 85 (49.13%) .NET
3 84 (48.55%) CSS
4 71 (41.04%) ASP.NET
5 60 (34.68%) Ajax
6 58 (33.53%) RESTful
6 58 (33.53%) HTML5
7 55 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 53 (30.64%) CSS3
9 52 (30.06%) jQuery
10 46 (26.59%) XML
11 41 (23.70%) XHTML
12 38 (21.97%) XSLT
13 37 (21.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 27 (15.61%) JSON
15 26 (15.03%) Web Services
16 17 (9.83%) REST
17 16 (9.25%) SOAP
17 16 (9.25%) .NET Framework
18 13 (7.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Management Information System
1 19 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.36%) Open Source
3 7 (4.05%) Cryptography
4 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.89%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) W3C
7 2 (1.16%) DTV
7 2 (1.16%) Online Games
7 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.58%) New Media
8 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.58%) EMV
8 1 (0.58%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) Linux
2 21 (12.14%) Windows
3 13 (7.51%) UNIX
4 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.31%) Android
5 2 (1.16%) AIX
6 1 (0.58%) Solaris
6 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.21%) MVC
2 50 (28.90%) Scrum
3 46 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (24.28%) Information Security
5 40 (23.12%) Web Accessibility
6 37 (21.39%) Penetration Testing
6 37 (21.39%) E-Commerce
7 31 (17.92%) UML
8 27 (15.61%) Web Development
9 25 (14.45%) Extreme Programming
10 17 (9.83%) TDD
10 17 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (8.67%) Test Strategy
11 15 (8.67%) OO
11 15 (8.67%) SOA
11 15 (8.67%) Ethical Hacking
11 15 (8.67%) Automated Testing
11 15 (8.67%) Software Testing
11 15 (8.67%) Performance Testing
11 15 (8.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (52.60%) SQL
2 71 (41.04%) C#
3 57 (32.95%) Java
4 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.72%) Python
6 18 (10.40%) Ruby
7 15 (8.67%) C
7 15 (8.67%) PHP
8 12 (6.94%) C++
9 10 (5.78%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.20%) Perl
10 9 (5.20%) Scala
11 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.73%) VBA
13 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.58%) XQuery
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (17.92%) CISSP
2 25 (14.45%) Degree
3 16 (9.25%) Security Cleared
4 14 (8.09%) CISM
5 13 (7.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.36%) CEH
7 10 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.78%) CCNA
8 9 (5.20%) MCSE
9 8 (4.62%) GSEC
9 8 (4.62%) OSCP
10 7 (4.05%) GPEN
10 7 (4.05%) RHCE
10 7 (4.05%) CCNP
10 7 (4.05%) CISA
11 6 (3.47%) GIAC
12 5 (2.89%) SC Cleared
13 4 (2.31%) ISTQB
13 4 (2.31%) ISEB
14 3 (1.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.61%) QA
2 24 (13.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (10.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.73%) WCAG
5 1 (0.58%) WAI
5 1 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.58%) COSO
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 7 (4.05%) Nmap
2 3 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) Docker
3 1 (0.58%) Snort
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.51%) Nessus
2 11 (6.36%) CORE IMPACT
3 3 (1.73%) Puppet
3 3 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.73%) AppDetective
4 1 (0.58%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 49 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.61%) Oracle
3 12 (6.94%) Google
4 11 (6.36%) IBM
5 7 (4.05%) hybris
5 7 (4.05%) ATG
5 7 (4.05%) Intershop
5 7 (4.05%) Demandware
6 4 (2.31%) HP
6 4 (2.31%) JBoss
7 2 (1.16%) Apple
7 2 (1.16%) SAP
7 2 (1.16%) Alterian
7 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.16%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.58%) Akamai
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco
8 1 (0.58%) Sybase
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Zen Internet
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £44,000 per annum + bonus + share option + pension +++
Posted: 2 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
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Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £37500 per annum + Bens + Prof.Develop
Posted: 10 days ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: competitive depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £50k depending on level of experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Sega Europe
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Guestline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
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